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No. 25 Arkansas beats Missouri, caps best season since 2011

Nov. 26, 2021 20:25 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Sam Pittman grinned for almost the entirety of his postgame press conference Friday night. The Arkansas coach and his team had done something no others ever had. The No. 25 Razorbacks capped their regular season with a 34-17 victory over...

Missouri beats Florida on 2-point conversion in OT 24-23

Nov. 20, 2021 21:37 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri quarterback Connor Bazelak heard boos from the home fans as he trotted to the sideline after fruitless drives Saturday. It was nothing but cheers after he lofted a 2-point conversion pass to Daniel Parker Jr. to lift the Tigers to a 24-23 overtime victory over...

Badie comes up big as Missouri beats South Carolina

Nov. 13, 2021 21:33 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Before the season, Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz wasn’t sure if undersized Tyler Badie could handle the workload of being an every-down running back. Turns out, it’s the opponents who should be worried about the punishment being dished out by the Southeastern...

Missouri rides Badie to victory over South Carolina

Nov. 13, 2021 19:37 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Tyler Badie rushed 34 times for 209 yards and a touchdown and Missouri held off South Carolina’s fourth-quarter charge to defeat the Gamecocks 31-28 on Saturday. The Tigers (5-5, 2-4 Southeastern Conference) built a 17-point lead when Badie scored...

Mirror images Mizzou, South Carolina set for SEC showdown

Nov. 11, 2021 12:21 PM EST

Missouri and South Carolina have been mirror images of each other for much of the season. Both of them were blown out by Tennessee and Texas A&M but played Kentucky tough in a loss. Both have played three different quarterbacks due to injuries, forcing each of them to...

QB Daniels returns as No. 1 Georgia dominates Missouri, 43-6

Nov. 06, 2021 17:15 PM EDT

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — With Missouri gearing its defense to stop the run, No. 1 Georgia relied on big plays in a passing game that was boosted by the return of quarterback JT Daniels. Stetson Bennett passed for 255 yards and two touchdowns before giving way to Daniels, the...

No. 1 Georgia puts unbeaten record on line against Missouri

Nov. 04, 2021 12:57 PM EDT

Missouri (4-4, 1-3 SEC) at No. 1 Georgia (8-0, 6-0, No. 1 CFP), Saturday at noon EDT (ESPN). Line: Georgia by 39 ½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Georgia leads series 9-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

Missouri's Drinkwitz likes challenge against No. 1 Georgia

Nov. 04, 2021 11:36 AM EDT

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Missouri coach Eliah Drinkwitz is preparing to bring the nation's worst rushing defense and an uncertain situation at quarterback against unbeaten Georgia, the nation's top-ranked team led by the game's stingiest scoring defense. He can hardly wait. ...

Vanderbilt's next chance to end SEC skid comes vs Missouri

Oct. 28, 2021 11:41 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The last Southeastern Conference team Vanderbilt beat is coming to Nashville Saturday and the Commodores are looking to end their 17-game skid against league opponents. Not that Vanderbilt coach Clark Lea is looking at the Missouri Tigers just...

No. 21 Texas A&M runs over Missouri, 35-14

Oct. 16, 2021 18:06 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher warned his team all week that it couldn’t afford a letdown after its upset of top-ranked Alabama. His message got through, as the 21st-ranked Aggies buried Missouri early in a 35-14 victory Saturday. “We preached...